Mon cœur l'aime

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Switzerland "Mon cœur l'aime"
Eurovision Song Contest 1996 entry
Country Switzerland
Artist(s) Kathy Leander
Language French
Composer(s) Soren Mounir
Lyricist(s) Soren Mounir
Conductor Rui Filipe Reis
Finals performance
Final result 16th
Final points 22
Appearance chronology
◄ "Sto pregando" (1994)   
"Dentro di me" (1997) ►

"Mon cœur l'aime" (My Heart Loves Him) was the Swiss entry to the Eurovision Song Contest 1996, sung in French by Kathy Leander. The song was written and composed by Soren Mounir. "Mon coeur l'aime" on YouTube

On the night of the contest the song performed 9th, following Austria's George Nussbaumer and "Weil's dr guat got" and preceding Greece's Mariana Efstratiou with "Emeis Forame to Himona Anixiatika". at the close of the voting it had received 26 points, placing 16th in a field of 23.

the song was succeeded as Swiss representative at the 1997 contest by Barbara Berta and "Dentro di me".